Campus Stories

UDaB 2015
The University of Delaware Alternative Spring Breaks has determined site issues and locations for the trips taking place in 2015 and applications are now being accepted.
Finkel to address freshmen
David Finkel, the Pulitzer-Prize winning author of "Thank You for Your Service," will visit UD to discuss his book with freshmen as part of the 2014 First Year Common Reader Program.
Sept. 19-21: Chemical engineering at 100
UD's Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering will celebrate 100 years of innovation with an alumni reunion this weekend, Sept. 19-21.
Latino Heritage Month
Latino Heritage Month and Beyond at the University of Delaware has opened and will continue with activities planned into early November.
Saturday Math
A series of six-week Saturday Math sessions is being offered by the Professional Development Center for Educators.
For the Record, Sept. 12, 2014
For the Record provides information about recent professional activities of University of Delaware faculty, staff, students and alumni.
National Agenda 2014
Award-winning comedy writer Frank Lesser opened the National Agenda 2014 speaker series with a talk on "Making Fun of Politics."
Coast Day photo contest
Prizes will be awarded to photos that reflect the 2014 Coast Day theme 'Weather and Climate: On Our Radar.'
Behind the scenes
UD students recently took a behind-the-scenes tour of the Academy Street Dining and Residence project, now under construction.
Faculty Senate
The University of Delaware Faculty Senate held its first meeting of the 2014-15 academic year on Monday, Sept. 8, in Gore Hall.
October Homecoming
Plans are underway for a spirit-filled weekend of student and alumni activities during the annual UD Homecoming celebration in October.
Class of 2014 survey
UD is surveying the members of the Class of 2014 to learn about their activity after graduation.
NUCLEUS reception
NUCLEUS, an academic support services program in the College of Arts and Sciences, welcomed new students at a reception.
Service learning
UD's education students begin their first service learning experience this fall, mentoring children at Wilmington's Latin American Community Center and Fraim Boys and Girls Club.
Constitution Day Sept. 17
The University of Delaware Library announces the web page "Constitution Day and Citizenship Day," developed in observance of Constitution Day on Wednesday, Sept. 17.
UD's first MOOC
Digital photography will be the subject of the University of Delaware's first Massive Open Online Course, or MOOC, to be taught by Jon Cox.
Mellon challenge grant
The Mellon Foundation has awarded a $1 million challenge grant to UD's art conservation program.
Sept. 12, 19 and 26: Entrepreneurs speak
Entrepreneurs will visit the University of Delaware to share their experiences at the Free Lunch Friday lecture series.
Coast Day Essay Contest
Delaware fifth-grade students are encouraged to think critically about the impact that weather and climate have on their lives in UD's annual Coast Day essay contest.
Ice cream on air
The University of Delaware's UDairy Creamery will be featured on an upcoming episode of the Food Network's "Eating America with Anthony Anderson."
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Play to learn

Metro Kids, May 1, 2014

Roberta Golinkoff, Unidel H Rodney Sharp Professor in the School of Education, discussed the importance of play in learning.

UD president: Unionizing could end sports programs

NPR Here and Now, May 1, 2014

UD President Patrick Harker discussed the potential impacts of student-athlete unionization.

Museums struggle to protect art from public defacement

The News Journal, May 1, 2014

Janis Tomlinson, director of University Museums, briefly discussed the value of keeping security procedures private.


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